Tuesday, April 18, 2017


Day 1 of the 2017 Benefits Enrollment Conference

The following are presentations and resources from the opening day of the 2017 Benefits Enrollment Conference hosted by NCOA’s Center for Benefits Access.

(For sessions where presenters submitted their slides separately, click on the individual’s name to view presentation. Names/sessions without links did not include presentations. All slides are in PDF format unless otherwise noted.)

Welcome & Introductory Plenary Session

  • James Firman, NCOA
  • Dan Berger, Administration for Community Living (ACL)
  • Dr. Cara James, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Morning Breakout Sessions

Lunch Plenary Session

Economic Security: Government’s Role in Reducing Senior Poverty

  • Dr. Tricia Neuman, Kaiser Family Foundation
  • Tim Engelhardt, CMS
  • Stephen McGraw, SSA
  • Lizbeth Silbermann, USDA Food and Nutrition Service
  • Cailin Crockett, ACL

Early Afternoon Breakout Sessions

Late Afternoon Breakout Sessions

–>View Day 2 sessions